elk hunting Articles


Divine Intervention

Divine Intervention

In the course of my guiding career, I have experienced my fair share of anxiety, apprehension, and angst on the eve of opening day. But as my son Mark and I stood in the Phoenix airport awaiting the arrival of our new elk hunter David McShaw and his parents David Sr....
A Father’s Last Gift

A Father’s Last Gift

Message from Chris Denham about this story. When Greg Krogh first told me the story about Chad, Jake, and their father I knew I wanted to publish their story.  I could only imagine how emotional the situation was and I did not feel comfortable asking them to put this...
Tips for Better Over the Counter Elk Hunting

Tips for Better Over the Counter Elk Hunting

For most western hunters, the elk areas we dream of hunting and the elk areas that we actually get to hunt in are two completely different things. Of course, everyone dreams of taking a 400-inch bull, but the reality is these types of elk are few and far between. Even...
Hunt the Fringe for More Success

Hunt the Fringe for More Success

Like most hunters out there, when I dream of elk hunting, I tend to paint a picture of the most picturesque landscapes. Personally, mine consists of steep sage slopes that melt into thick timbered bedding areas full of springs that drop off into cool creek bottoms....